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you some money. my job is not just to entertain you, fwou educate -- but to educate you, so call me. china. china. the people's republic is more important than we are. that's my conclusion after today's session where the averages rocked a bit higher. the dow gaining 136 points. the nasdaq growing 1.44%. i never want to sell the united states short, ever. hurricane sandy could impact the entire nation as federal money and private insurance starts paying off and construction comes back with a vengeance. auto and home industries are coming back with more confidence than ever. and there is real hope in the air that tomorrow's big employment report might show some nice gains. the jobs report were a tad better than expects. that said, the upward move we saw in many stocks today, particularly in the industrials cannot be traced to anything happening here. no, not at all. these gains were all about one piece of data out of china. and not anything else you heard about why the stocks moved is wrong. we got the boost of stocks from fedex and the freight transporter into a mining and equipment
to entertain you, fwou educate y-- but to educate you, so call me. new york city mayor mike bloomberg ran that sweet chime this morning, the opening bell to the new york stock exchange and suddenly wall street was back in business. and even though not all the markets implied -- nasdaq down. you could feel the blood flowing through the veins of the stock market after two days where its heart was stilled. it wasn't just wall street that opened for business today, though. the main street that runs clear across this country may now be open for a new kind of business. one that's pretty darned moribund for years. the business of construction. yes, mother nature dealt a vicious blow and our hearts to go out to families who lost loved ones. but in spite of the tragedy, in our own curious way, sandy has given us the opportunity for a boost since the government rebuilt southern florida after hurricane andrew in 1992. a reconstruction so huge, it moved the country's entire gdp needle just when we needed it, after right a nasty recession. and now that we've assessed the damage, or we're trying to at
'm trying to save you money. my job isn't just to entertain, it's to educate. call me a 1-87-387-cnbc. it's the first a weather has caused a shutdown since 1985. that's when hurricane gloria stopped all trading in its tracks. which gives me a classic opportunity to talk about how things have changed since is the last shutdown because it's an incredibly illuminating way to explain how more perfect the market has become in processing information. first some background. i got hired by goldman sacks a couple of years before gloria. i was an early riser getting into work early to find out how to help my clients and finding new clients. you didn't get much in the way of information. wall street journal, new york times. this was before the web. so i used to go to times square at 9:30 p.m. the night before to get what was known as the bulldog edition of "the new york time times". that give me enough time to scramble the jets and find out what deals were being done. the take yofrs were always in the bulldog edition. once at work, i didn't have access to anything. nothing that goldman sack maman di
... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> even when the stock markets close because of bad weather and wall street under three feet of water, i'm out here trying to make us some money. lately it has become harder. my stocks keep running the gountlet gauntlett of europe and china. we have companies that are creating value for shareholders regardless of what is going on in the rest of the world. the economy could smash into a retaining wall and i believe these stocks are still bullish place to be. hence why i'm talking about the break up, corporate break ups. we love it when companies try to buyback loads of stock at low prices and by making smart acquisitions. but the be all and end up is when they try to make more money for you. we see this play out over and over again. although, with kraft the snack spin off. so tonight, i want to talk about another company that is breaking itself up. newscorp has five major business types. they own foxnews
level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. thank you, mr. speaker, uh, members of congress. in celebration of over 75 years of our government employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you know it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. >>> normally i tell you to stay away from stocks right after they become public, but at the beginning of april i made an exception. i told you to buy annie's. it's a natural and organic food company that had just gone public and soared 89% its first day of trading. at the time the stock was the 34.65. annie's rallied up to $48, and pulled back to $39 and change. that's still up 14% from where i first reported it. last night annie's reported a miss quarter
. as a result, their students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. [ tires screech ] >> narrator: in 2007, kevin dixon and patience isaacs hit banks across montana as part of a multi-million dollar cash-advance scheme. dixon, seen here in what appears to be a cellphone video, drives along flaunting wads of cash. half the money is going back to the scheme's accused masterminds, charles barksdale and neisha jackson, according to fbi assistant special agent in charge, robert lasky. >> ms. jackson would be the brains or the technical expertise. he was the one running the overall organization. he was the one who would enforce it. because mr. barksdale had what they call "street cred," most of the middlemen would not go against him. they would understand that there would be significant consequences for not providing him his tribute. >> narrator: barksdale's cut isn't just coming from montana. it's pouring in from crews across the country. it's a high-tech stickup using a phone and a
in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> live picture of lower manhattan at battery park. hurricane sandy gaining strength hours before expected to make landfall. we've been hearing reports it's picked up pace as well. its speed has doubled in the last couple of hours. it's expected to make landfall much earlier than anticipated. about 7:00 eastern time and be out of the area perhaps before midnight, which would be much, much earlier than anticipated. a little ray of hope. but that doesn't mean we'll have less damage necessarily. >> apparently there was an an uning on an apartment that flew off that spectators witnessed early. we have that crane hanging off of 157th street. so, you have things picking up and worsening before sandy hits land, which we are expecting in the coming several hours. the worst of the storm for the northeast is just beginning. >> weather channel's paul walsh looking at how saentd's latest path will lead to a domino effect down the road. what can you tell us? >> the storm is moving in. up with of the thing
of their subjects. as a result, their students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back. that is a shot of new york city, broadway. the shot right behind me. the rain, of course, is picking up. but the winds are really the story. brian shactman is on long island where many residents have evacuated. what can you tell us? >> maria, you hit that 100% on the head. the water is coming behind me. we're actually at a lower point of our last -- hour ago. we had to move up to higher ground because waves were hitting at every single step. we saw a huge tree getting tossed around like a toothpick. the water's coming. i talked to town supervisor in east hampton and the water's a concern. it's the sustained wind we're experiencing that are getting progressively worse. outage imagine, long island has 175,000 customers that are without power. we just got word from north shore of long island that people are losing power every -- every few minutes it gets worse and worse. now, when it come
achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back. wall street will reopen for trading tomorrow after its two-day shutdown. lower manhattan is still feeling the effects of sandy. scott cohn is there now with the latest. >> maria, you're going to be talking in a moment with dick grasso, the former head of the new york stock exchange. i remember spending time with anymore that building after 9/11. he will appreciate the picture i'm about to show you from 10:30 last night as they were getting the exchange back up. they changed the lights, which stayed on, to red, white, and blue as a sign that the exchange is coming back. but there are a lot of other issues to deal with. you talked a moment ago with terry duffy from the cme group. we looked at the building where the trading floor is. it does seem to be undamaged. he said they're going to get back up and running. as of the last report a short time ago, they have not gotten inside yet to get ready for that because it is sti
in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> the massive recovery efforts are under way, but one lingering impact from sandy could be on politicians. eamonn is in washington with the latest. >> it was a bit of an unexpected political bromance today on the jersey shore as president barack obama and new jersey governor chris christie toured hurricane damage in some of the hard-hit areas there. a little bit unexpected today, given that chris christie gave the keynote address at the republican convention against the president last summer. none of that political animosity on display today. both men said that they talked about everything from restoring power to clean drinking and sewage water in the area. >> i discussed all those issues today with the president and i'm pleased to report that he has sprung into action immediately to help get us those things while we were in the car riding together. so i want to thank him for that. he has worked incredibly closely with me since before the storm hit. >> governor christie throughout
in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. >>> welcome back. let's get right to our special guest. we welcome america's mayor, former mayor of new york city, rudy giuliani. as you probably know, there is a story that today michael bloomberg on grounds of global warming has endorsed barack obama. do you think this has anything to do with getting fema money and paying for all of new york's infrastructure? it strikes me as an odd time for the mayor. doesn't he have anything better to do? >> well, i don't know. you have to ask mike why he wanted to do it on that basis. it seems that there are some other issues that are pretty darn big like what's going on in the middle east and disaster in the middle east, the disaster in libya, the disaster to our economy that this president has brought about. his inability to really set forth a plan for the next four years that makes any sense. and you want to talk about this particular issue that we're going through is absolutely just say no to any form of expansion of energy which is the reason why we're having such a to
to the nation about. making sure we protect vital services like education and health care so that we can become globally competitive again. and we want to make sure that every immigrant has a pathway to citizenship. that's the vision that our members are spoupporting this president on for re-election. >> how do you do all that? i think it's become clear that it's fiscal policy that's creating a bottleneck to keep companies from hiring right now because the uncertainty about tax treatment of assets, of investments and so forth. don't you along to congress more than you do the executive branch to try and get something done as far as job growth goes? >> well, that's what the president tried to do last fall by introducing the american jobs act. you're right. i think extremists in congress blocked the ability to get the economy going again through investment in infrastructure, roads, bridges, and schools. everybody knows that needs to be built. we just witnessed it in the northeast. so we think there needs to be a major investment in infrastructure so that we can compete globally. i think it's reall
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, not just to entertain, but to educate. call me at 1-800-743-cnbc. there is too much fear in the market. we are a tough moment, stocks need to run an incredibly difficult gauntlet in order to go higher, and so far, this earnings season, most companies have failed that gauntlet. that's the only reason to give up. and certainly no reason to panic. because there are still winners out there. it's that there are fewer, and, yes, they have become much, much harder to find. so with that in mind what is your game plan for next week. first, burger king reports on monday morning. are there really burger wars going on. mcdonald's losing shares. is burger king having mcdonald's its way? you know something? i don't care about burger king itself. i know something is wrong at mcdonald's, it's had many tough months. i'll be listening close totality burger king conference call to find out if burger king is the reason that mcdonald's is doing so badly? is there still an apple halo after apple reported a despised number last night. someone@twitter @jim cramer asked if it is time to buy sirrus logic? i wanted
. my job, not just to entertain, but to educate. call me at 1-800-743-cnbc. there is too much fear in the market. we are a tough moment, stocks need to run an incredibly difficult gauntlet in order to go higher, and so far, this earnings season, most companies have failed that gauntlet. that's the only reason to give up. and certainly no reason to panic. because there are still winners out there. it's that there are fewer, and, yes, they have become much, much harder to find. so with that in mind what is our game plan for next week. first, burger king reports on monday morning. are there really burger wars going on. is mcdonald's losing shares. is burger king having mcdonald's its way? you know something? i don't care about burger king itself. i know something is wrong at mcdonald's, it's had many tough months. i'll be listening closel to the totality burger king conference call to find out if burger king is the reason that mcdonald's is doing so badly? is there still ab apple halo after apple reported a despised number last night. someone@twitter @jim cramer asked if it is time to
. as a matter of fact, i'm going to duck out of the shot a minute and come back. but no matter how educated all these people are, they still don't seem to acknowledge on their own website that if you look at february '09 through today including revisions in numbers, we've created under this administration 194,000 jobs. it's on the bos website. i've printed out 40 copies, passed it out to the floor so they can double-check my math. >> all right, rick. good to see you. see you later on. here at the big board, ipo excitement is back as restoration hardware is going public again. we'll talk to chairman americas next. >>> let's welcome restoration hardware ceo and founder gary friedman celebrating their company's ipo today. great to have you with us. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> and certainly there's a tr tragedy unfolding around us in the tri-state area but earlier this week did you think you'd be here ringing the opening bell issuing your stock once again? >> we are a team of very determined, passionate people and you don't know what can be done. yes, we were completely committed. our hearts go
, but recent research shows... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. [ tires screech ] >> narrator: at the end of 2007, the fbi in montana, the secret service, and local police departments across the country see a connection in separate cases of cash-advance schemes nationwide. >> what seemed to be the pattern in all of those cases was that runners and handlers were being sent out to the far-flung areas of the country, and money was coming back to california. >> narrator: in august 2007, indianapolis police arrest a crew hitting banks in indiana. according to court documents, one of the fraudsters has gone into banks, posing as an out-of-town comedian who's been robbed and needs a cash advance. in montana, investigators are catching up with kevin dixon and patience isaacs, as well. >> so, the bank up here on the left that we're approaching is first security bank. so, this bank over here is sky federal credit union. this is called rocky mountain
, their students achieve at a higher level. let's develop more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. he loves risk. but whether he's climbing everest, scuba diving the great barrier reef with sharks, or jumping into the market, he goes with people he trusts, which is why he trades with a company that doesn't nickel and dime him with hidden fees. so he can worry about other things, like what the market is doing and being ready, no matter what happens, which isn't rocket science. it's just common sense, from td ameritrade. >>> normally around this time we would talk about the opening bell doing stock chat. the markets are closed. i made a quick list this morning of broad sectors off the top of my head. travel, banks, exchanges, retailers, restaurants, insurers, and utilities. >> i tell you what will happen which is part and parcel with 2012. the quarters will be reported and everyone will use this as an excuse of why things are not so great. refining company lose as couple days. the supermarkets, we have numbers there. clearly w
in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. welcome back. before we go, net flex, it had a big move. herb greenberg on the latest with mr. icon. >> that's right. as much as 20% before backing off on news that carl icon has taken a stake in the company. that's a put and call transaction, not the actual shares. it's the results of buying shares since the puts and calls. microsoft would buy the company. what bush analyst michael packter. i was told that the purchase quote, i think eye can has lost his mind. wonder who would or should buy netflix. the only company that remotely makes sense would be amazon. then again would amazon or any buyer want to pay a price inflated by iek an's filing. it was taking control. as you know, maria, we all know, turned into a big losing bet for him. back to you. >> what do you think? is this going to turn into a takeover attempt? what's your take on this? >> it seems like he's trying to push for something. the fact that it's -- again, he's using options do this deal. it creates a lower -- on one hand it cr
schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back. it's a scene reminiscent of the 1970s. drivers waiting in lines just to fill up their gas tanks. mary thompson is here with the latest. >> as you can see, there's a police presence here at the vince lombardi stop in ridgefield, new jersey, in what could become a trying situation. however, most of the drivers we spoke with today were showing a lot of patience and some resignation. >> it's about three hours, i think. if you have to do it, you have to do it. this is the only place where you can come and get gasoline. >> well, we've been waiting here for, what, over two hours, trying to get gas. we're working up in new york city with the flood relief trying to clean up some of the that water. we haven't made it there yet. >> so what's behind the long lines? first and foremost, a lack of electricity. gas stations without power can't pump gas. the new jersey gasoline retailers association estimates 75% of the sta
now. here's my plan for the next four years: making education and training a national priority; building on our manufacturing boom; boosting american-made energy; reducing the deficits responsibly by cutting where... we can, and asking the wealthy to pay a little more. and ending the war in afghanistan, so we can... do some nation-building here at home. that's the right path. so read my plan, compare it to governor romney's... and decide which is better for you. it's an honor to be your president... and i'm asking for your vote... so together, we can keep moving america forward. i'm barack obama and i approve this message. welcome to the world leader in derivatives. welcome to superderivatives. >>> fema's about to run out of money. there are some people who say to it on a case by case basis, some people saying we're learning a lesson here the states should take on this role. >> absolutely, every time you have an occasion to take something from the federal government and send it back to the states, that's the right direction. and if you can go even further, and send it back to t
shows... ... nothing transforms schools like investing in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> over 00 million shares of facebook expired monday. this is the first day the shares have been able to trade. a lot of people see this as the burst of a big lock-up. >> reporter: facebook employees had can now sell 230 million shares sending the stock down more than 5% today. it's now recovered off more than 3.5%. with facebook's stock still off more than 40%, global growth sent facebook stocks soaring to its biggest one day gains yet. november 14th, about 800 million employees shares will become available for sale. there are two other expirations coming december 14th and then again in may. we'll be watching to see how shares hold up today. volume is heavier than usual. >> before you go, let's mention the fact that disney's acquiring lucas films for $4 billion. do you think they'll be able to monetize "star wars" as easy as marvel would monetize. >> well, simon, we do think there i
teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. we don't let frequent heartburn come between us and what we love. so if you're one of them people who gets heartburn and then treats day after day... block the acid with prilosec otc and don't get heartburn in the first place! [ male announcer ] one pill each morn 24 hours. zero heartburn. >>> welcome back, everybody. we are looking for trade just to be normal today as it was yesterday. we've been watching the futures ahead of that and they have barely budged this morning. dow futures down just about 1.5 and s&p down 1.5 and s&p up by 2 points. 8:15 we get the adp report which could give us an indication of what to expect from the big jobs report tomorrow. >>> america's rising deficit and debt levels have reached alarming heights only expected to get worse. our next guest is urging taxpayers to start thinking of themselves as shareholders in a debt laden corporation that she called usa inc. joining us from palo alto, mary meeker getting up early. we appreci
in what i see the local government education sector. >> war of the words. sorry. i don't know why my mike is open. >> but we've seen a shift into august for that sector. the hiring for that sector in august and september was the highest in the 57 year history that they've been following that. so if the other adjust the number this month only brings it up to the averages of the next few years, i think we can get a decline of, say, 25,000 in that sector. so that's why i think the government will be weaker than the private secretary it tore. but as far as the private sector goes, the employment components of the ism, the empire state, the fed and chicago purchasing managers in-dek were all lower in october than they were the month before. the philly fed and chicago indexes employment components were the lowest since late '09. and interestingly for the first time since late '09, in the chicago index, the respondents saying they had fewer employees, 25 3rs, was more than those that said they had more employees. and that was the highest since late '0 #. >> bob, what number are you looking for?
more stars in education. let's invest in our teachers... ...so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. out continues, some big name hotels are continuing, unable to offer guests heat, light or sanitation. president of america's continental, which also operates the holiday inn and crowne plaza joins us now on the newsline. welcome to the program, sir. you have 600 hotels in the northeast area. how many have been affected by sandy? >> we have over 600 in the area. there are approximately 50 that are currently operating in either on a closed basis, which are about 17 of those or the remainder on a diminished cap capacity, which means we are doing to best we can to serve our guests across the entire region. >> it's tough choices. if you look at the hotels shutting down in manhattan, no heat, no light, how do you ko d coordinate the business through the in? it's almost down to the manager level. >> well, certainly is much less by the community involvement from the general manager as you call duty manager. we have extensive planning that goes into all of these kinds of situati
in advanced teacher education. let's build a strong foundation. let's invest in our teachers so they can inspire our students. let's solve this. >>> welcome back to "squawk on the street." i'm mary thompson in baltimore. no damage sustained from sandy here, one of the six ports that remains closed. the port of baltimore says it will reopen pending the okay from the coast guard who runs that. we want to update you on the refineries. news from philadelphia energy solutions, a big refinery in philadelphia, saying that it didn't sustain any damage and that it is going to start increasing its run rate. others that reduced its run rate to facilities, no word yet. i've reached out to them. others are getting restarted and increase their run rates. as we know right now two other facilities, one in bay way which is run by phillips and another by hess do remain closed in the wake of this. this i critical pipeline that comes up from greensboro, north carolina, to the eastern seaboard delivering fuel there. it was shut down last night because its customers could not take any delivery of fall. it did
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